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Yolen-Jane - still image

Yolen-Jane - still image

Jane Yolen, who has been called the Hans Christian Andersen of America and the Aesop of the twentieth century, has written books for children and adults in genres that include science fiction, mystery, animal tales, historical fiction, humor and poetry, but she is best known for her literary renderings of the worlds of fantasy, folklore and myth.

Institution: 92nd Street Y, New York City

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